Dollar rises to 73.95 rubles, euro – to 89.44 rubles

TASS Russian News Agency | Feb 19, 2021 at 9:20 AM

MOSCOW, February 19. /TASS/. The dollar rose by 0.06% and reached 73.95 rubles, the euro increased by 0.06% to 89.44 rubles on the Moscow Exvhange.

By 10:40 Moscow time, the dollar was at 73.99 rubles (+0.11%), the euro grew to 89.55 rubles (+0.19%).

The Russian currency weakens against falling oil prices. Thus, the price of the April futures for Brent oil on London's ICE exchange fell by 1.25% to $63.13 per barrel, WTI crude oil fell by 1.6% and was trading at $59.56 per barrel.